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Environment Ministry backs Meet Africa Fashion Festival (MAFEST)

…As Minister endorses one of the event’s sidelines -Workshop on Eco-Friendly Wear The Federal Ministry of Environment has officially endorsed the Meet Africa Fashion Festival (MAFEST), describing the international event as novel and worthy of its collaboration. The fashion festival is being organised by Mena Communications Limited in collaboration with …

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Afreximbank supports rehabilitation of sporting facility in Barbados ahead of 2024 Cricket World Cup

BARBADOS, West Indies, April 19, 2024/ African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank or the Bank) (www.Afreximbank.com) has announced that it has extended a USD 25 Million term loan facility to Kensington Oval Management Inc. (KOMI), a major sports facility in Bridgetown, Barbados, ahead of the 2024 Cricket World Cup which is set …

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Cameroon: AfDB bolsters Central Africa presence with new regional office in Yaoundé

YAOUNDÉ, Cameroon, April 16, 2024 In a move that reaffirms its commitment to Central Africa’s development course, the African Development Bank (AfDB) (www.AfDB.org) has inaugurated an ultramodern regional office building in Yaoundé, Cameroon. Joseph Dion Ngute, Prime Minister of Cameroon, and Marie-Laure Akin-Olugbade, the Bank Group’s Vice-President for the Regional …

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ASR Africa Initiative commences N250m intervention project at Danfodiyo varsity

 ASR Africa Initiative Groundbreaking ceremony for the construction of N250 million office blocks for the College of Health Sciences, Usmanu Danfodiyo University, Sokoto on Tuesday, performed by Dr Ubon Udoh MD/CEO supported by Prof. Lawal Bilbis the University Vice-Chancellor By Muhammad Nasir Sokoto, April 16, 2024 The Abdul Samad Rabiu …

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The Bahamas to host 2024 Afreximbank Annual Meetings, AfriCaribbean Trade and Investment Forum

NASSAU, Bahamas, April 11, 2024 The Government of the Commonwealth of The Bahamas and African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) (https://www.Afreximbank.com/) have signed the Agreement for The Bahamas to host the 31st Afreximbank Annual Meetings (AAM) and the third edition of the AfriCaribbean Trade and Investment Forum (ACTIF). The AAM will be held in …

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Wabote, former Nigerian Local Content head speaks at Namibia Energy Conference

WINDHOEK, Namibia Engr. Simbi Kesiye Wabote, former Executive Secretary of the Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB), will speak at the upcoming Namibia International Energy Conference (NIEC) 2024, unlocking newfound collaboration between the two countries on local content policy development and implementation. Since his appointment in 2016, Wabote has …

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New York State Assembly Member, Stefani Zinerman: Amplifying Arts and Culture By Jerry Kwabena Adinkra

Black Women: Shaping our everyday history (Women making History Month 2024): Together, let’s ensure that Black History and Women’s history Month is not just a month-long celebration, but a vibrant and ongoing part of our everyday lives. There are pioneers in every field. Think about the iconic voice of Maya …

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Afreximbank delivers exceptional financial results in 2023 amidst a challenging operating environment; Results well ahead of expectations

CAIRO, Egypt, April 5, 2024 African Export-Import Bank (“Afreximbank” or the “Group”) has released the consolidated financial statements of the Bank and its subsidiaries for the year ended 31 December 2023. Largely propelled by the Bank’s and its subsidiaries’ growth, the Group’s results for the financial year ended 31 December …

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Afreximbank to offer supply chain finance in Nigeria in partnership with Sterling Bank

CAIRO, Egypt, April 4, 2024 African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) has partnered with Sterling Bank to introduce the innovative supply chain finance product ‘Payables Finance’, in Nigeria. This product, branded as ‘Afreximbank Tradelink,’ is one of Afreximbank’s digital offerings under the umbrella of the Africa Trade Gateway (ATG). ATG provides African corporates …

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Afreximbank launches Policy Research Working Paper Series

CAIRO, Egypt, April 4, 2024 African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) has introduced the Afreximbank Policy Research Working Paper Series (APRWPS) and is inviting authors to submit manuscripts for publication. The APRWPS will provide a platform for Afreximbank staff, academics, scholars, institutions and practitioners to share preliminary research findings on topics concerning …

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 Don’t allow forces of division to destroy ECOWAS, Tinubu tells member states

 … Supports direct elections into ECOWAS Parliament President Bola Tinubu has called on ECOWAS member states to come together, strengthen ties, and reject forces bent on causing division within the community. Speaking at the inauguration of the Sixth Legislature of the ECOWAS Parliament, on Thursday in Abuja, President Tinubu, who …

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